Purpose and scope: This grant is to support the sharing of knowledge and expertise amongst ESPGHAN members, which are not available in the applicant’s country of practice and aims to stimulate collaborations. Placements are to be carried out within Europe. All grants are limited to a 12-month duration from the time of approval. Up to eight grants per year will be available.
Amount: up to €3.000
Specification: The grant will help cover travel and accommodation costs within host European countries. This award will not cover attendance at courses / schools / symposia or conferences.
Application: Complete application must be sent to ESPGHAN office and the following will apply:
Deadline: Applications can be made throughout the year
ESPGHAN wishes to promote the learning of any techniques / expertise not available in the home institution.
Examples include: an exchange visit to acquire specific diagnostic / therapeutic endoscopy skills, to learn a relevant laboratory technique, to learn how to set up / provide a specific service model (e.g. impedance, manometry, national registry or biobank).
Reporting and disbursement of the fund:
Within one month:
Funds will only be released after the receipt of the above-mentioned report and financial statement incl. copies of the according receipts.
Exceptions to this rule are at the discretion or the treasurer.
Please download the Application form
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